Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )
New York: Warner, (2003.). First edition - The 3rd novel by this highly acclaimed young author, set in 1949 against the backdrop of post World War II India and China, this is the story of an extraordinary quest by two women - one the wife of a journalist, and the other a young girl who had been sold to a flash house - a house of prostitution - when she was just 10 years old. 458 pp
Condition: Fine (a new copy) in glossy illustrated wrappers.